A government that loses control after its economy collapses is labelled a “failed state”. Our government’s inability to fix its state-owned enterprises hobbles the economy while distracting attention from the larger threat — the youth unemployment crisis.
Most of us have felt either too hot or too cold at some point in our lives. Depending on where we live, we may feel too cold quite often each winter, and too hot for a few days in summer. As we’re writing this in late January 2023 many southern Africans are probably feeling very...
Underberg — Andy Birkett completed a flawless final stage of the N3TC Drak Challenge canoe marathon on Sunday to extend his unbroken winning streak at the uMzimkhulu classic to nine consecutive victories.
It wasn’t to be for the Springbok Sevens team after a tough weekend of playing excellent rugby and losing players to injury caught up with them when New Zealand beat the Blitzboks 38-0 in the final of the HSBC Sydney Sevens on Sunday.
The Reserve Bank’s decision to hike the repo rate is not “anti-poor” (“Reserve Bank’s lighter touch signals interest rates are near peak”, January 26). On the contrary, it is a calculated measure to decrease the high inflation rate in the medium and long-term.